William Lloyd Garrison
William Lloyd Garrison was a prominent American Christian, abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known for his widely-read anti-slavery newspaper The Liberator, which he founded in 1831 and published in Boston until slavery in the United States was abolished by Constitutional amendment in 1865. Garrison promoted "no-governmentism" and rejected the inherent validity of the American government on the basis that its engagement in... Read More
|Born||December 10, 1805
Newburyport, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||May 24, 1879 (aged 73)
New York City, New York, U.S.